We've had a lot of interest lately on Duke City Fix from readers who want to know -- Where should I live in Albuquerque?
Having spent 4 months with 3 real-estate agents in Albuquerque (and in the end going FSBO), I know what my answer would be, but what's yours?
Me first. Here's where I think is cool to live in town if you're a child-free urbanite like me.
What I look for:
Here are my favorite parts of town (And I'm not sayin' they're all cheap):
NOW. These are just my picks so take them with a grain of salt. I'm one of those people who actually LIKES the chaos and craziness of big cities. Suburbs, ick. But that's just me.
What's your take? Where do you recommend for new-to-Albuquerque readers and WHY?
NOTE: The map is based on one drawn for me by a 20-something Albuquerque native who was trying to tell me "cool, funky places to live" on a flight one time from Chicago to Albuquerque.